Renae Goodhew is a professional I.A.T.S.E Union makeup artist as well as hair stylist, specializing in beauty for film, television, special effects makeup, red carpet events, celebrity makeup, bridal makeup and skincare. She became hooked on makeup artistry while designing hair and makeup for theatre productions in college. It was after college that she decided to move out to Los Angeles to pursue a career as a professional film and television makeup artist.
Renae has established herself as an industry makeup artist with work that extends across all facets of the profession, including, freelancing on various films, TV shows, shorts, music videos, as well as assisting other professional makeup artists. She has spent time working in SFX labs, such as Creative Character Engineering and SOTA FX Studio.
Renae has gained many opportunities and has developed a reputation of integrity, dedication, and skillfulness within the industry. She has worked for various company's over the years, including: HBO, Facebook Watch, CW Network, Netflix, Amazon Studios, NBC Universal, ABC, Investigation Discovery, Awesomeness TV, Asylum Films, Buzzfeed TV, Crypt TV, DRTV Infomercial TV, etc., just to name a few.
Renae continues to pursue various opportunities within the industry that will allow her to grow as a professional makeup artist and inevitably help demonstrate the love and devotion that she has for this artistry
AWARDS Won For Makeup and SFX Work FIlm / TV
Renae is an unbelievable SFX makeup artist. Hire her immediately and you’ll never regret it.-
Fangoria Magazine SFX Makeup / prosthetic work feature Film Malignant 2016
Fangoria Magazine SFX Mask Designs for Feature Minutes to Midnight 2018
International Film festival Italy best Character Makeups for film StarMan
TENN best period makeup and hairstyling for short films ISFFC
Horrorhause film festival best practical effects BOO
Southern Shorts award best Makeup FX BOO
Women in films magazine 2019 upcoming Makeup/ SFX work